Fire safety in Safeside with Year 7 & 8

Pupils in Year 7 and Year 8 learnt about fire safety during a visit to Safeside in Birmingham this week. The group dressed in authentic fire fighter kit and took part in simulated ‘real life’ incidents, including carrying out a search of a ‘smoked out’ darkened building to locate a rescue a ‘casualty.’  They also carried out genuine fire fighter hose drills, sprayed water hoses wearing authentic fire fighter style kit.